A lifelong passion for books and a very large yellow marmalade cat named Percy were the inspirations for this venture. We have a growing stock of rare, used, and out-of-print books in all genres available for purchase, and will be adding inventory to the site regularly.

Not on the site but available are many vintage paperbacks, once-read current paperback fiction, and miscellaneous ephemera. We welcome your want lists in all categories or your inquiry about a specific title.

  • Fat Cat Books
  • 400 West Cummings Park
    Woburn, MA 01801

Shop Hours: Mon-Wed 10a-4p or by appointment

Closed Holidays

You may reach us by email percy@fatcatbookshop.com or by calling 617-983-0798.

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A Glass of Blessing.

New York: Dutton, 1980. First American edition. Hard Cover. DW, with a single crease at the top of DW spine which is also faded. Item #4122 ISBN: 0525114009

The Story of the Declaration...

New York: Oxford University Press, 1954. Hard Cover. Sans DW in navy blue covers with one red and one white bar on the front cover along with a drawing of an eagle. The spne appears on the spine in red lettering along with the author and illustrators names in white with white stars. The top and bottom of the spine show a bit of wear. There are also marks along the top and bottom edges of the cover. Pages are slightly yellowed. Item #4101

Composizione Modulare; Grammatica della progettazione

Milan: Hoepli, 1993. Oversized Paperback. Oversized soft cover written in Italian. Blue covers with a design in bright pink.. The cover serves as a DW, There is slight wear to the top of the spine which as a crease down the middle There is a slight xcrease at the top front corner and the lowere front corner is worn through. GREAT REFERENCE IF YOU CAN READ ITALIAN. Item #4104 ISBN: 8820315602

No Safe Place.

New York: Knopf, 1998. First Trade Edition. Hard Cover. DW, good condition. Item #4117 ISBN: 0679450424